FA Cup Final Preview
FA Cup Final Preview

  With the Premier League race done and dusted and the Champions League trophy spending the summer in Catalonia, there’s only one more piece of silverware on offer in the 2008-2009 season, and either Everton or Chelsea will lay claim to it tomorrow at Wembley. Who’s in and who’s out […]

Champions League Final Preview
Champions League Final Preview

Today is the day when we will crown, or perhaps re-crown, the champion of Europe. As usual, EPL Talk has you covered. At 2 p.m. EST today, don’t forget to check out our live blog, hosted by Dave Warner from a sports bar in Cary, North Carolina – or about […]

Premier League Preview – May 24
Premier League Preview – May 24

This is it. Match day 38 has arrived, and with it comes the promise of Premier League salvation or the gloom of a forced descent into the Championship. Here’s what we know Manchester United own the championship trophy, while Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal will be joining them in varying stages […]

Premier League preview – May 16-18
Premier League preview – May 16-18

One point. One point in two matches is all Manchester United must earn to claim the 2008-2009 Barclays Premiership title to its trophy case. The Red Devils trot out Saturday for their first opportunity to claim the crown as struggling Arsenal come calling. The Gunners have dropped two straight matches […]

Premier League Preview – May 9-11
Premier League Preview – May 9-11

There’s some debate over whether or not the Tyne-Tees Derby is actually a derby, as Newcastle fans point to the annual matches with Sunderland as the more important derby. There’s no doubt, however, that Monday’s clash between the Toon Army and Middlesbrough at St. James’ Park is absolutely massive to […]

Premiership Preview – May 2-4
Premiership Preview – May 2-4

Baseball Hall of Famer Yogi Berra once said, “it’s getting late early.” That’s certainly true of this year race to avoid relegation at the bottom of the Premiership table. Newcastle and Middlesbrough are in 18th and 19th place, respectively, and both are three points adrift of safety, where Hull City […]

Chelsea’s visit to Barcelona – Mission Impossible?
Chelsea’s visit to Barcelona – Mission Impossible?

Chelsea’s epic 4-4 draw at Stamford Bridge against Liverpool drew high praise from football fans, with some going as far to call it the match of the century. The reward for the Blues was a berth in the Champions League semifinals against Barcelona, and that two-legged tie begins today at Camp Nou. […]

Clubs Gear Up for FA Cup Semifinals
Clubs Gear Up for FA Cup Semifinals

It’s a busy part of the calendar for some squads, but the chance for FA Cup glory presents itself this weekend at Wembley in a pair of semifinal games. Arsenal and Chelsea won’t have much time to celebrate mid-week successes in the Champions League when they square off on Saturday […]

Premiership Preview, April 11-12
Premiership Preview, April 11-12

With only seven matches left in the 2008-2009 campaign – or eight if you’re Pompey or United – it’s time for some to make the move for European glory. For others, it’s a chance to move away from the trap door. It’s a full weekend of fixtures, so let’s get […]

Can The Whites Do It Again?
Can The Whites Do It Again?

Back on March 21, Fulham turned the race for the 2008-2009 Premiership title on its ear with a stunning 2-0 defeat of nine-man Manchester United at Craven Cottage. On Saturday, the Whites will take aim at another big four team when Liverpool comes calling. Before the win over the Red […]

Major League Soccer’s new headliner
Major League Soccer’s new headliner

Finally, something to push David Beckham out of MLS-related headlines. Columbian international Fredy Montero is taking the league by storm as he and his expansion Seattle Sounders are tied with Chivas USA atop the Western Conference standings with their two wins to start the season. Montero has three goals on the […]

Do or die for West Brom
Do or die for West Brom

With 24 more points available in the 2008-2009 season, I hesitate to say that next weekend’s match with Stoke City is a must-win for West Bromwich Albion for its hopes for avoiding the drop. But it really is. The Baggies are rooted to the bottom of the table with 24 points […]